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A star economist says these 30 risks will define markets in 2019

The list spans everything from a market "fire sale" driven by trading algorithms to Britain leaving the EU without a Brexit deal.

There’s a new biggest bull on Wall Street

Brian Belski, chief investment strategist at BMO Capital Markets, says the S&P 500 will end 2018 at 2,950. It's the most bullish forecast on Wall Street.

The IMF is catching up to the prospect that Trump won’t deliver tax cuts

The International Monetary Fund's latest forecast on the US economy is slightly weaker because it is no longer assuming Donald Trump will manage to cut taxes.

Hurricane Katia, the 6th hurricane of an unusually active season, has hit Mexico

Hurricane Katia hit Mexico late Friday night, and has since dissipated. The threat of heavy rains continues, however.

Harvey will make a second ‘landfall’ on Wednesday — here’s what it could mean for Texas and Louisiana

The remnants of Harvey have regained moisture in the Gulf of Mexico, and a new wave of rain threatens to flood more parts of the southern US.

The Fed often starts worrying about an overheating economy ‘just as the recession it never sees is about to start’

"It seems as though the Fed’s preoccupation with inflation also tends to peak just as this becomes yesterday’s story."

YouTube’s advertiser boycott probably won’t dent Google’s empire

YouTube's advertiser boycott isn't good news for YouTube, but more of a drop in the bucket to Google's bottom line.

Competitive video gaming will be a $1.5 billion industry by 2020, researchers say

And it'll have a global audience of close to 600 million.

Augmented reality will become a $50 billion business in 5 years, analysts say

Plenty of tech companies seem convinced that augmented reality is the next big thing.

Blackstone’s Byron Wien unveils his big surprises for 2017

Wien says Trump will step away from his "extreme positions."